'Devious Maids' To Be 'Deadlier' In Season 2, Says Roselyn Sanchez

Image: 'Devious Maids' To Be 'Deadlier' In Season 2, Says Roselyn Sanchez

Monday, 21 Apr 2014 11:20 AM

By Clyde Hughes

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
    A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
The Lifetime series "Devious Maids" returned for a second season Sunday and co-star Roselyn Sanchez told Fox News Latino the show will be "deadlier" with a few new twists to the plot.

"Devious Maids" ended its original run in September on a ratings winning streak. Some three million viewers tuned in for its September finale, an increase from 19 percent, the previous episode's 2.52 million and 50 percent higher than the two million who saw the season premiere that June, reported Variety.

The new 13-episode second season from producers Marc Cherry and Eva Longoria will feature another murder puzzle with one of the maids hiring a maid of their own, Sanchez told Fox News Latino.

Urgent: Do You Approve Or Disapprove of President Obama's Job Performance? Vote Now in Urgent Poll

"There are deaths, a new murder mystery happening, new families, and a lot of changes," said Sanchez, pointing to Ana Ortiz's character Marisol Duarte getting her own maid after becoming engaged to the rich Nicholas Deering, played by Mark Deklin.

In Season 1, Duarte was a college professor who went undercover as a maid to prove her son's innocence in murder of another character, Flora.

"Ana has her own maid, which is crazy! And she's engaged to this very wealthy man and she's going through this 'who is he — for real?'" Sanchez told Fox News Latino. "Because he's a little bit devious, actually. He has secrets."

Sanchez, who plays Carmen, revealed that her character will carry on a fake relationship with gay character, played by Matt Cedeno, to help him conceal is sexuality to his fans.

"She decides to forget about love and become the beard for Alejandro Rubio because he's gay and a big pop star and he doesn't want the world to know he's gay," Sanchez said. "And then thinking that's going to change my life dramatically and I'm going to accomplish my dreams, but of course everything goes wrong and she's completely out of touch with reality and (makes) bad choices and insanity. But I love her. She’s crazy."

"Devious Maids" has overcome charges of racial stereotyping to become a hit among Hispanics. Variety reported that 19 percent of the show's audience is Latino, nearly double the network’s primetime average.

Urgent: Assess Your Heart Attack Risk in Minutes. Click Here.

Related Stories:

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
  Copy Shortlink
Send me more news as it happens.
Get me on The Wire
Send me more news as it happens.
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
You May Also Like

Cambodia HIV Outbreak: 100-Plus People Diagnosed; Investigation Sought

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 18:50 PM

More than 100 HIV infections in a single Cambodian village have spurred the country's prime minister to ask for an inves . . .

Slender Man Case: Two Girls Competent to Stand Trial in Stabbing

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 18:26 PM

Two girls who allegedly stabbed a 12-year-old friend over the online game Slender Man are competent to stand trial for a . . .

Kate Upton Sexiest Woman Alive; Model Apologizes to Teen Brother

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 17:52 PM

Model Kate Upton was selected as People magazine's first Sexiest Woman Alive, a month after Chris Hemsworth received the . . .

Top Stories

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved